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18u Northern NAFA Nationals

Online Registration: Open

Online Registration for the 18u Northern NAFA Nationals

Registration opened on Jan. 1, 2022

2021 18U Gold Champions: WI5Diamonds

NAFA 18U National Tournament Eden Prairie-Chaska 2022

Dates: July 28-31

5-game guarantee, 64 teams
* All teams will play three pool games on Thursday and Friday. Bracket play begins on Friday afternoon. All teams are guaranteed to play into Saturday.

Bracket: Gold, Silver, Bronze

Miller Park, Community Park

$650 registration fee payable to NAFA. Gate fee $200 per team paid to Eden Prairie Softball used to pay for field rental and field maintenance.

Two-man umpire crews for all pool and bracket games.

Tournament Contacts

Eric Kraushar

MN State Director/Tournament Director

Phone: 651-328-7453

Field Maps

Tournament Information

2022 NAFA 18U Northern Nationals

Pool Play: July 28-July 29, 2022
Bracket Play: July 29-31, 2022

Parade of Teams: none

Pin Trading: Optional -- teams can order pins; girls can trade with other teams during the tournament.

Gift Exchange: Optional -- teams switch gift bags upon conclusion of their first pool game. Spend no more than $10-12. Think fun. Candy, Dollar Store items, etc. I will email teams a coach list if they want to participate.

Teams Registered

Number of Teams NAFA REG # Team Name Coach Name Registration Paid
1 MN22-18-04 Midwest Speed Lynch Neil Lynch
2 MN22-18-03 Gamblers Gold Barry Tienter
3 WI22-18-15 Central Wisconsin Voodoo Kevin Brown
4 WI22-18-12 Rhino Wisconsin Evan Wick
5 IL22-18-05 Geneva Foxes Ron Jagers
6 IL22-18-04 Rockford Xtreme Mike Intravaia
7 IL22-18-12 Green Xtreme GXTA Daymon McDowell
8 WI22-18-06 ESA 18U Prospects Blue Roger Kirkpatrick
9 WI22-18-09 Wisconsin Redbirds Steve Pliner
10 IL22-18-06 Kishwaukee Valley Storm Steve Heide
11 IL22-18-18 Sycamore Sycos Eric Simmons
12 WI22-18-13 Mad City Panic Curtis Lawrence
13 WI22-18-11 Southwest Wisconsin All Stars Dave Gratz
14 MN22-18-05 Clutch Hitters Graf Ken Graf
15 WI22-18-08 Wisconsin Bandits Gold Aaron Carroll
16 WI22-18-10 Mississippi Valley Pride 18U Kevin Heit
17 WI22-18-16 ISA - Royal Jenna Woepse
18 WI22-18-18 Lakeshore Riverhawks Kirk Shillcox
19 MN22-18-06 MN Ice Smith Brett Smith
20 MN Elite Rubischko Dan Rubischko
21 MN Elite Prantner Gary Prantner
22 MN22-18-08 Centennial Lakes Red Heidi Miller
23 IL22-18-18 Sycamore Sycos Eric Simmons
24 IL22-18-31 Express Fastpitch Rick Vernon
25 IL22-18-01 Big Dogs Brian Fernette
26 MN Blast Tyler Korby
27 MN Stars 04 Jeff Dierberger
28 WI22-18-05 Kaukauna Ghosts Tim Roehrig
29 WI22-18-26 Team Heat Tristate Robert Lowe
30 IL22-18-07 AHQ Fastpitch Jason Cook
31 Windy City Rage Gabriel Adler
32 MN 22-18-07 MN ICE Costley Justin Costley
33 MN22-18-09 MN A's Leicht Jim Leicht
34 MN22-18-13 MN A's Zwack Mitch Zwack
35 MN22-18-14 MN SnoCatz Jenny Bracht
36 MN Whirl Selects Curt Swenson
37 WI22-18-21 New Berlin Magic Kent Barnes
38 MN22-18-12 SE Flyers 18U Chad Cooper
39 IL22-18-02 Sports City Heatwave Dan Houston
40 Mission OGs Jeremy Gavin
41 Grant Dawgs Erick Mortensen
42 IL22-18-03 Illinois Blaze Emily Walker
43 WI White Knights Eric Purswell
44 IL22-18-10 CHAOS Fastpitch Brian Karc
45 MN22-18-10 MN Twisters Black Megan Vargo
46 Force Fastpitch Dan Fisher
47 Fargo-Moorhead Blaze Blue Michael Skogen
48 Fargo-Moorhead Blaze Orange Jason Brueske
49 TC Blitz Dale Stapf
50 MN22-18-11 MN Twisters Red Tim Wischnack
51 ND22-18-01 West Fargo United Pat Johnson
52 Cyclones White Jeff Belben
53 Diamond Elite Robert Kelly
54 Cottage Grove Green Phil Albert
55 MN22-18-15 Northern Nationals Bud Joyce
56 SD Phoenix Sara Gohman

2022 Home Run Derby Registration

Players must register to participate in the derby. Cost is $5 per player for two attempts.

2022 Home Run Derby Schedule

Interested participants should register. Players will be grouped by team in one time slot.